The JCU Accommodation Office is a resource available to all JCU students looking for on or off-campus housing. The Accommodation Office assists students with the application process for living on-campus in Townsville and provides information to students wishing to live off campus.  James Cook University facilitate this website which is a database of privately owned and managed housing options in both Townsville and Cairns.

On-Campus Accommodation

  • Applications for study period 1 open 1 August each year, for the following year.  
  • Applications for study period 2 open 1 April.  

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Click here to search or list Off Campus Accommodation

Short term accommodation is available for all students visitors and staff.

Guidance and advice is available through the Accommodation Office, however, students are expected to seek appropriate housing independently.